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Grade A: The News Drop 10.18.10

Posted by T. Adeyemi on October 18, 2010

Baton Rogue product Brittany DeShay

No need for an introduction this week. We think the news links we’ll speak for themselves. It seems like there’s always a lot of drama, news, and craziness during this part of the year. Do people really SHOCK you anymore? Click the links to see if you’ve lost your fear factor.

Sade Says She’s Denied Jay-Z For A Collaboration [BallerStatus]

E-Cycle: The 5 Best Ways To Get Rid of Your Old Gadgets [Complex]

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Charles Woodson: Defensive Player of the Year & Style Coach

Posted by T. Adeyemi on January 12, 2010

Charles Woodson

At first glance I know you were probably thinking, “What is he talking about? Style coach…?” Well, let me explain. When I first heard that Charles Woodson had won the NFL’s Defensive Player of the Year my first thought was, “The Boy is Back.” (Like a Jay-Z ad-lib on “Change Clothes) Anyway, although Charles hasn’t been hurt this season or suspended it seems as if his career has been somehow elevated this season since the last few years he spent as an Oakland Raider. Woodson has always been a great player, as proven by his stats this season. So it came at no surprise to any football enthusiasts that he won the award. With a league-high nine interceptions, seventy-four tackles, four forced fumbles, all to go along with two sacks, it was clear that Woodson had a superb season. But I still recall a time where his play on the field wasn’t his only impact on the mixed breed of Hip Hop fans & Football Fanatics.

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